How to Apply

Applications are considered year-round. Admitted students may start the program at the beginning of any term.


Priority Application Deadlines
Term 1 (Aug-Oct) June 1
Term 2 (Oct-Dec) September 1
Term 3 (Jan-Mar) November 15
Term 4 (Mar-May) February 1
Term 5 (May-Aug) April 1

Admission decisions for regular graduate standing are based on a review of the following materials in the candidate's file:

  1. A completed online application and non-refundable application fee
  2. Graduate Program Advisement with an admission counselor
  3. Official Transcript(s) from a regionally accredited college or university verifying the applicant’s bachelor’s degree or equivalent with an acceptable GPA
  4. Two academic or professional recommendations
  5. Personal Statement

Call 805-493-3325 to speak with an admission counselor.